How to scale Xfce 4.13 for 4K HiDPI screen?

Paul Menzel pmenzel+xfce at
Fri May 25 14:34:20 CEST 2018

Dear Kai-Martin,

On 05/25/18 13:05, Kai-Martin Knaak wrote:
> On 24. Mai 2018 Paul Menzel <pmenzel+xfce at> wrote:
>> I tested Xfce 4.13 with Xfwm4 4.13.0, Xfce4-panel 4.13.2, GTK+
>> 3.22.30 and a 4K HiDPI Dell monitor.
>> Unfortunately, logging in, all items are too small. Is there an easy
>> way to scale everything like it’s done in GNOME or Unity?
> Last time I installed XFCE for a high resolution screen I tweaked the
> value of:
> 	Settings β†’  Appearance β†’ Fonts β†’ Custom_DPI_Setting

Unfortunately, that only affected the fonts and not the rest.

Kind regards,


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